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Maserati GranTurismo Rover 45

14 reasons to buy Maserati GranTurismo

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 4 4 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 2 2 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Piston diameter larger 94 mm vs 84.5 mm 10% or 9.5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
More engine power

440 bhp vs 101 bhp

323 kw. vs 74 kw.

77% or 339 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 490 nM vs 240 nM 51% or 250 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5 sec. vs 10.6 sec. 5.6 sec.
More top speed 183 mph vs 115 mph 68 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 18.5 mpg vs 52.68 mpg 185% or 34.18 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 26.91 mpg vs 66.48 mpg 147% or 39.57 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 12.2 mpg vs 38.69 mpg 217% or 26.49 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 3 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 86 liters vs 55 liters 36% or 31 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2180 kg vs 1720 kg 21% or 460 kg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles

8 reasons to buy Rover 45

Engine and transmission
Better compression 19.5 vs 11.3 42% or 8.2 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston stroke longer 88.9 mm vs 84.5 mm 5% or 4.4 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 93 g/mile vs 220 g/mile 137% or 127 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 370 liters vs 260 liters 30% or 110 liters
More maximum bearing capacity 490 kg vs 300 kg 39% or 190 kg
Other specs
Less weight 1230 kg vs 1880 kg 53% or 650 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.3 meters vs 10.7 meters 4% or 0.4 meters
More seats 5 vs 4 1

Neutral reasons Maserati GranTurismo vs. Rover 45

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 7000 RPM vs 4200 RPM 40% or 2800 more rpms.
Engine capacity 4691 cm3 vs 1994 cm3 57% or 2697 cm3 more
Cylinders location V8 vs In line
Camshaft QUAD CAM vs SOHC
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Direct fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4881 mm vs 4386 mm 10% or 495 mm shorter
Width 1915 mm vs 1678 mm 12% or 237 mm wider
Height 1353 mm vs 1386 mm 2% or 33 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2942 mm vs 2620 mm 11% or 322 mm more
Front tires size 245/40 R20 vs 195/55 R15
Rear tires size 285/40 R20 vs 195/55 R15
Spare wheel puncture repair kit vs ORARY spare wheel
Type of wheels 20" alloy wheels vs 15" alloy wheels
Style of wheels TRIDENT vs TURBINE
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)